College Basketball

Burk scores 26 to carry IUPUI over Milwaukee 73-68

IUPUI Jaguars guard Marcus Burk reacts after connecting on a three-pointer during a college basketball game between the Milwaukee Panthers and the IUPUI Jaguars on Jan. 29, 2021, at Indiana Farmers Coliseum in Indianapolis. (Jeffrey Brown/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Marcus Burk had 26 points as IUPUI narrowly beat Milwaukee 73-68 on Friday night.

Jaylen Minnett had 14 points for IUPUI, which ended its four-game home losing streak. Elyjah Goss added 13 points, 15 rebounds and three blocks.

Te’Jon Lucas had 20 points and seven rebounds for the Panthers. Amir Allen and DeAndre Gholston each had 10 points.

The Jaguars registered their first win in three tries against the Panthers this season. In the most recent matchup, Milwaukee defeated IUPUI 71-63 on Jan. 9.